The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 137 143 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Grails 16 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.73% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.75% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
Grails
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1203 1368 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.72% 41.45% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 860 873 738
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Grails
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region.

Grails Salary Trend in Scotland

Grails
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 16 £45,000 +12.50%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (88.24%) Relational Database
3 13 (76.47%) Struts
4 12 (70.59%) Oracle
5 10 (58.82%) XML
5 10 (58.82%) JBoss
5 10 (58.82%) RESTful
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
6 9 (52.94%) CSS
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Content Management
6 9 (52.94%) Liferay
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
9 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (35.29%) OOD
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
10 5 (29.41%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
12 3 (17.65%) Open Source
12 3 (17.65%) User Experience
12 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
12 3 (17.65%) CRM
13 2 (11.76%) Groovy

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) JBoss
2 9 (52.94%) Liferay
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
1 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (76.47%) Struts
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) JDBC
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Content Management
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) OOD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle